Asakusa has developed as the center of entertainment since Edo period (1603 – 1868) There are lots of famous restaurants continuing since then, offering foods invented during Edo period, such as tempura and sukiyaki.
For tempura craving, visit one of the places famous for Tendon, tempura rice bowl. Tempura is common throughout the world but Tendon is not yet so famous.
One of the most popular Tendon restaurant in the area is Masaru.
The famous sukiyaki/shabu-shabu restaurants Imahan having multiple branches in Tokyo, started from Asakusa. Their sukiyaki is one of the must-try.